Infrastructure and Drainage Improvement Projects
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Infrastructure and Drainage Improvement Projects

Gateway South Drainage Improvements
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
SD-32-012 $3.2M March 2017 Nov. 2017
Project Description Fact Sheet
The construction of new infrastructure to better collect stormwater and allow it to run away. Improved storm sewers will reduce the damage associated with the frequent flooding that the Gateway South neighborhood has experienced in the past.

Northeastern Indianapolis Culvert Improvements
Project Number Construction Area Est. Closure
CL-51-001 E 62nd St (N 800 W - Carrol Rd) March 2017
CL-12-043 Dean Rd (E 71st St - E 75th St) April 2017
CL-06-001 Sargent Rd (South of E 96th St) March 2017
Update: Project CL-06-001 (Sargent Road) is now expected to be closed in late April or early May 2017.​

Misc. Countywide Stormwater Improvements
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
SD-00-047 $482K October 2016 May 2017
Project Description Fact Sheet
Miscellaneous drainage improvements in 3 locations: Paddock & Ralston; Vera & Pembroke; and Rehabilitation of the 21st ​Street/Bolton bioswales

Little Eagle Creek Levee Segment LEC-4 Rehab
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
LD-16-001 $5.2M April 2018 Nov. 2018
Project Description Fact Sheet
The Little Eagle Creek Levee Rehabilitation project will meet FEMA requirements by addressing known levee deficiencies, including: lack of freeboard and tie-in to high ground, closure rehabilitation or construction, structural improvements, tree clearing, and interior drainage improvements.

40th St - Butler Ave Neighborhood Drainage Improvements
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
SD-19-018B $2.9M January 2017 Nov. 2017
Project Description Fact Sheet
Neighborhood drainage improvements in Area 1: 38th to 42nd and Emerson to Hawthorne, and Area 2: 38th to 40th from Layman to Audobon

Farhill Downs Dry Detention Basin Rehabilitation
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
SD-40-046 $300K July 2017 Nov. 2017
Project Description Fact Sheet​
Neighborhood drainage improvements in Area 1: 38th to 42nd and Emerson to Hawthorne, and Area 2: 38th to 40th from Layman to Audobon

Upper Pogues Run Regional Detention Basin
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
SD-21-001 $1.8M February 2018 Nov. 2018
Project Description Fact Sheet
This project will modify the current soccer field at Richardt Park in the City of Lawrence to serve as a detention basin, temporarily collecting and storing stormwater during and after a major rain event.​

Indianapolis North Flood Damage Reduction Project
Project Description Learn more
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is working with the City of Indianapolis to construct a levee on the City’s north side. Upon completion, the levee will protect the Broad Ripple, Warfleigh, Meridian Kessler and Butler Tarkington neighborhoods.

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